Names

Irina Rempt ira at rempt.xs4all.nl
Fri Oct 13 14:12:22 EDT 2000


On Fri, 13 Oct 2000, Ven wrote:

> However juniper in Dutch is genever (same as the word for gin), 
> pronounced with a soft gutteral g, which certainly sounds close to 
> Jennifer. 

Only in southern dialects; I spell it "jenever" and pronounce it with
the sound at the beginning of "you".

   Irina

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